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Walk to Metro, Museums & Nightlife. Private parking. Popular Neighborhood.

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 195 m²
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, sleeps 8+

Large spacious house for family and group gatherings. 5 minute walk to metro, restaurants, and pubs. The house is located on Cooper Circle in historic Ledroit Park. The National Mall, Capitol, Smithsonian Museums, and Chinatown are just 2 to 3 metro stops away. The White House is just 4 stops away.

This renovated rowhouse, originally built in the 1920's, has a large European professional kitchen open to the living room. Many historic details have been preserved like the original hardwood floors and ornate metal ceilings.

It's a walkable neighborhood with restaurants, a weekend farmers' market, organic dairy/market, and coffee shops. It's closer-in than Capitol Hill, but quieter than Dupont, Logan, or Georgetown.


*Offsite parking for 1 car. If you have more vehicles, I can get guest street parking passes for additional vehicles.

*High speed wireless internet.

*European professional kitchen with Sub-zero fridge, stone countertops, Miele dishwasher, professional range, waffle maker, and a lot more!

*Large private wooden deck.

*Dining room seating for 10.

*European style washer & dryer on second floor.

*HD Widescreen TV.

Google walking map from Yellow line metro station

Ledroit Park is quiet, tree shaded enclave of Victorian mansions and stately town homes. It is designated historic district with wrote-iron lamp posts, brick sidewalks, granite curbs, and small manicured lawns.

More Details

Member since: 2010
Speaks english, spanish
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
Calendar last updated:
24 April, 2017

About Austin

Former Army officer, attorney and owner of a European kitchen design studio.

Austin purchased this townhome in 2001

Why Austin chose Washington DC

The house is ideal for groups who want to be in a walkable neighborhood, close to metro, near museums, but need parking for one or more vehicles.

What makes this townhome unique

More parking available than most downtown locations. You can walk to some trendy spots: Big Bear Cafe, Bistro Bohem, Zenebech Injera, Shaw Tavern, Beau Thai, Right Proper Brewing Co., etc.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday townhome rental in Le Droit Park

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 195 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • City Centre
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • soap
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Gas Heating
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • local restaurant guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure , In Bedroom #1
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , bath with shower , Upstairs
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , Downstairs
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double bed , 1 sofa bed/futon
  • The third bedroom is accessible through the second bedroom.
  • Books
  • books - fiction/non-fiction
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • veranda
  • wooden decking
  • 3 garden chairs
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • arboretum
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • photography
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling


Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(58 traveller reviews)

Walk to Metro, Museums & Nightlife. Private parking. Popular Neighborhood.
average rating of 4.551724 based on 58 reviews

Great house!

  • 5 of 5

I'm a little delinquent in writing my review, but definitely wanted to post one. Austin was great to work with and very easy to get a hold of. The house accommodated all of our out-of-town guests beautifully. House was equipped with everything we needed. Convenient location.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice house for large group

  • 4 of 5

This house was great for our spring break trip. It was in close proximity to the Metro and had great restaurants and bars within walking distance. There was also a grocery store within walking distance. The kitchen was nice and big so we were able to cook dinner in almost every night. There's a Park about a block and a half away which was great for the kids. The owner was very nice and responded quickly to all of my emails. Highly recommended!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Ledroit Park in Transition

  • 3 of 5

Upon arriving to this rental after staying in Alexandria it didn't even compare. Had to call owner to put batteries in smoke detectors and fix the bathtub drain in the first hour. Close to metro but the neighborhood is a little sketchy. Needs a lot of updating. Wouldn't recommend.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great central location, very quaint neighborhood!

  • 4 of 5

Stayed in this property over Spring Break this year; The prettiest cherry tree in DC was in front of this property full of blooms! The backyard is super cute, although we mainly used it for snowman building etc.

The distance to the Metro is an enjoyable walk, and the small neighborhood grocery store, Ledroit Market, has enough of a selection of whatever you may need. The walk to Trader Joe's and Safeway was significantly longer...

The house stayed warm inside, even at night, and we had snow, sleet, rain, and very low temperatures. We had enough room for all eight of us to comfortably eat at the dining room table, and to relax and watch movies when the weather kept us in. The kitchen is very easy to move about in, and is pretty well stocked. Having 2-1/2 bathrooms was very nice, as was having a washer/dryer. This property sleeps 6-7 comfortably, IMO. Know that when eating out in this area, many places are smaller, and seat only 2 or 4 people, reservations required.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful House!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this house over the holidays - worked great for our family get together with 7 adults and an almost 2 year old. Well maintained older home with character - one of the best (if not the best) equipped kitchens we've had in a vacation rental. Nice size dining room so we could all sit down together for meals. Historic, walkable community and easy walk to the Metro. The host was very responsive and helpful whenever we had questions. The one caveat is you do need to go through one bedroom to get to another. This was fine for us as we were family and also expected that from the property description. Wish we could have stayed longer!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

First off, being that it was Thanksgiving I thought it would be very difficult to find a somewhat reasonable price to stay in a house in DC, but I was wrong. Austin helped me every step of the way. I had never rented on VRBO before so I was new to it all. The house was amazing and the pictures do it absolutely no justice. There were plenty of blankets, towels and everything you need as if you were staying at your own home. I really cannot express the memories shared at this house with my family staying with me and I can say we will DEFINITELY be staying again. I cannot express either how much Austin made the trip so easy for myself and my family. From my family to yours, Thank you very much. Loved the entire experience.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
7 Miles
Reagan National Airport (DCA)
Nearest Barpub
0.4 Miles
Right Proper Brewery Co
Nearest Train
1.5 Miles
Union Station
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Thai Xing
Car: not necessary


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday townhome in Le Droit Park

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Spring Special
9 Mar 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 7 guests; add A$40 per night, per additional guest
Spring Season
1 May 2017 - 31 May 2017
2 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add A$27 per night, per additional guest
1 Jun 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add A$27 per night, per additional guest
1 Sep 2017 - 20 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add A$20 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add A$20 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee A$60.2
Cleaning Fee A$200.67

Minimum stay requirement can be waived in some cases. Send me an email to inquire.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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